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The Resource The effect of gamma rays on man-in-the-moon marigolds : a drama in two acts, by Paul Zindel

The effect of gamma rays on man-in-the-moon marigolds : a drama in two acts, by Paul Zindel

Label
The effect of gamma rays on man-in-the-moon marigolds : a drama in two acts
Title
The effect of gamma rays on man-in-the-moon marigolds
Title remainder
a drama in two acts
Statement of responsibility
by Paul Zindel
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents a domestic drama depicting a mentally unbalanced woman's far-reaching effects on the lives of her two daughters. The old, converted vegetable shop where Tillie lives is more like a madhouse than a home. Tillie's mother, Beatrice, is bitter and cruel, yet desperate for her daughters' love. Her sister, Ruth, suffers epileptic fits and sneaks cigarettes every chance she gets. In the midst of chaos, Tillie struggles to keep her focus and dreams alive. Tillie, keeper of rabbits, dreamer of atoms, true believer in life, hope, and the effect of gamma rays on man-in-the-moon marigolds. Based on Zindel's own childhood, this is the Pulitzer Prize-winning play that started him on the road to becoming a life-changing, genre-bending YA author. This drama in two acts explores all the love, pain, hope, and bitterness that Zindel would bring to his groundbreaking novels
Cataloging source
OCO
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Zindel, Paul
Dewey number
812
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3576.I518
LC item number
E3 2005
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Drama
Label
The effect of gamma rays on man-in-the-moon marigolds : a drama in two acts, by Paul Zindel
Instantiates
Publication
Dimensions
18 cm.
Edition
1st Harper Trophy ed.
Extent
98 p.
Isbn
9780060757380
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2005576264
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm58810782
  • (OCoLC)58810782
  • 1151867
Label
The effect of gamma rays on man-in-the-moon marigolds : a drama in two acts, by Paul Zindel
Publication
Dimensions
18 cm.
Edition
1st Harper Trophy ed.
Extent
98 p.
Isbn
9780060757380
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2005576264
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm58810782
  • (OCoLC)58810782
  • 1151867

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